Comfort Inn San Diego Hotel Circle SeaWorld Area
2201 Hotel Circle South
San Diego, CA 92108
Phone: (619) 881-6800
Fax: (619) 542-1227
Bars & Cafes
A sturdy, spicy meal offered here is the Chimichange de Pollo, a deep-fried flour tortilla wrapped around chicken and topped with melted cheese, chile sauce and tomatillo-jalapeno salsa. Not sure about spicy Mexican food? A good compromise is the Carne Asada Plate, flavorful sirloin steak quick-seared and served with refried beans, Mexican rice and guacamole. Ten different beers on draft, a full bar and appetizers are available in the Coyote Cantina or served to your table. Patio dining puts you in the middle of Old Town shoppers and gawkers. Cafe Coyote opens at 7.30am daily.
Old Town Mexican Cafe is a lively Old Town restaurant serving unique Mexican food for twenty years. Both locals and tourists flock here for great food at low prices. There are daily specials, an array of upscale tequilas decorating the lively bar area, and cheerful service. The Chile Rellenos are the best in town and the Chile Verde Pork Burrito will haunt your dreams. No reservations are accepted; expect a long wait on weekend nights.
O'Hungry's is a wildly popular restaurant and bar with a few gimmicks up its sleeve, like the yard-long beer served in a glass tube (the tourists go wild). There is a guitarist most nights of the week. The clientele is varied, but tourists, Navy officers and college students have been known to mingle together. In addition to the yard-long beers, there is a full bar. The menu includes lentil soup, sandwiches, burgers and more.
This is part of the El Agave Restaurant, a great Mexican place. The whole establishment is charming and upscale with comfortable seating and a staff that is friendly and helpful. (They will tell you more than you ever wanted to know about tequila.) With more than 500 brands, this is truly the place for tequila lovers.
Cosmopolitan Restaurant signifies the meeting point of the old and the new cultures of the Old Town from Mexican favorites, American Grill to seafood. The restaurant serves daily lunch and dinner and Sunday brunch. Every dish is freshly prepared with the fresh ingredients and produces and beautifully presented. It not only looks good but also tastes delicious, that you just can't feel but happy at such a gorgeous meal. The menu changes every season and it seems their children's menu has become a hit among the little ones. The Cosmopolitan has retained its old worldly charm with its 1870's decor, heated orchard patio with evening fire bar surrounded by fruit and olive trees, fresh herbs and grape vines, and saloon menus. The restaurant is truly a blend of the Mexican and American cultures, both old and new, and it surely enchant you not only with its historical charm but also with its delectable food, fine drinks and good service.
People visit Charlie's for fun, food and spirits. You can play pool or simply tune into one of the seven TV monitors and catch the latest game. Charlie's serves nachos, tacos, burritos, burgers, salads and pizza. If all this fails in raising your spirits, there are video games too.
The Patio on Goldfinch is from the stables of The Patio Restaurant Group. Its woodsy decor with elegant light fixtures,a plant wall and attractive furnishings give it a warm and cozy look. Step in here for breakfast, lunch, brunch, dinner or happy hour. Savor their dishes like Pork Tacos, Beef and Bleu Flatbread, Poutine, Duck Confit Raviolo, Beef Short Rib, Pork Shank and Shepherd's Pie. Round it off with decadent desserts like Molten Chocolate Ganache Cake and Twisted Elvis. Cheese lovers will love the display of curated cheese in a cave like display. Their bar has a fine selection of cocktails, wine, craft beer and spirits.
Predictably surrounded by Mexican restaurants in San Diego's Old Town, Great Wall Cafe thrives because of its attentive staff and attention to detail. Gourmet meals prepared by its Hong Kong trained chef range from the traditional choices of Chop Suey and Chow Mein to the exceptional Szechuan Curried Chicken or Shrimp and Scallops. Great Wall Cafe is highly touted by local food critics.
Rose Donuts is the place to go when you desire soft donuts right in the middle of the night. The menu is written on a board and the glass cabinets are full of donuts with colorful sprinkles, custard, strawberry glaze, chocolate sauce and other toppings. Besides the confectioneries, this 24-hour eatery is also visited by professionals to grab a quick breakfast. Popular snacks include apple fritters and croissant sandwiches, served with beverages such as Vietnamese coffee, iced tea from Thailand and a variety of milkshakes. Kids will delight in the donuts with flavors like red velvet, orange and vanilla icing. These donuts are so delicious that they often make guests forget their diets. If you desire a takeaway, the desserts are arranged attractively in boxes. Be sure to carry sufficient cash as this place does not accept credit cards.
Located in San Diego's Historic Old Town, The San Diego House is housed within a Spanish adobe. They sell various coffees and teas, as well as various packages of whole bean coffees and loose leaf teas. Many of their coffees and teas are imported from all over the world, including premium altura beans grown in Mexico's highlands. They also offer a wide selection of pastries and old fashioned sodas, among which Sarsaparilla is a common item. - Erick Pettersen
A genuine Spanish-era adobe ranchero house is home to this popular restaurant in Old Town, where San Diego began. Inside the restaurant, soft adobe-colored walls are picked out with bright murals in a patio atmosphere complete with a waterfall. Lobster tops the menu, prepared Puerto Nuevo style with a sprinkle of spices. Try lobster melts or lobster tacos. Happy Hour in the Cantina runs 3pm-7pm Monday-Friday and offers discounted appetizers and drink specials.
Encased in a dining room of red walls, stools are set along a bar and tables and chairs throughout the dining area of Café Bleu. Among their many wines, guests can choose from a Giacato Pinot Grigio, Trivento Torrontes, Pavillion Chardonnay, Manu Pinot Noir, and more. They also offer a menu that includes sandwiches, Filet Mignon, the "Bleu" Burger, salmon filet, a Sunday brunch, and more. Throughout the week, Café Bleu offers various specials such as their happy hour, which includes $5 wine by the glass and special on their meals, a Prix Fixe menu, half priced wine, and special priced wine flights.